Gone to Soldiers: A Novel
In a stunning tour-de-force, Marge Piercy has woven a tapestry of World War II, of six women and four men, who fought and died, worked and worried, and moved through the dizzying days of the war. A compelling chronicle of humans in conflict with inhuman events, GONE TO SOLIDERS is an unforgettable reading experience and a stirring tribute to the remarkable survival of the human spirit.
"Panoramic...This is a sweeping epic in the best sense."
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Review: Gone to SoldiersUser Review - Mizzou - Goodreads
Marge Piercy has written what could be called "the woman's World War Two novel", weaving together the wartime experiences of a wide variety of women on "the homefront", not simply Rosie the Riveter ... Read full review
Review: Gone to SoldiersUser Review - Goodreads
Another book I re-read sometimes. I enjoy the book mostly because it's a huge story told by 9 (I think) narrators. The voices aren't that distinct from each other; I ended up captivated by not just the World War II plot but the smaller stories and connections among the characters. Read full review